Employee Emergency Information

Operating Status in the Washington, D.C. Area:

Information provided by OPM and the DOI Interior Operations Center.

Operating Status in Other Areas:

Information provided by the Federal Executive Board with links to areas throughout the country.

Employee Preparedness Information:

Useful links to emergency situation response websites.

Health and Safety Guidance for Avian Influenza Surveillance and Control Activities in Wild Bird Populations:

Provides information related to handling birds including the need for influenza vaccinations and anti-viral medication for DOI personnel, and the need for personal protective equipment (PPE).

Reporting During Catastrophic Emergencies:

Contact numbers and links to report your status if you cannot reach your supervisor following a disaster.

Information from the Office of Human Resources and Office of Personnel Management

Assistance for Disaster Victims:

If you or you family are victims of a declared disaster, you can visit this site to apply for assistance online.

Employee Assistance Program:

Professional counseling and consultation for employees and dependents on a wide variety of personal issues.


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Other Emergency Links